Position, Assistant Professor of Religion (Buddhism studies), Bard College

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Bard College, Division of Social Studies-Religion Program

Assistant Professor of Religion in the area of Buddhism studies tenure-track

Institution Type: College / University
Location: New York, United States
Position: Assistant Professor

BARD COLLEGE invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position as Assistant Professor of Religion in the area of Buddhist studies to begin fall 2015. The position requires a dedicated commitment to teaching and scholarship in a liberal arts college. Applicants should possess a broad and strong foundation in the formative or classical traditions and literatures of Buddhism in Asia, with appropriate language proficiency, and an understanding of later and contemporary developments within Buddhist traditions. The geographical area of specialization is open. The successful candidate will contribute to both the Religion and Asian Studies Programs and Bard’s First-Year Seminar Program. Ph.D. in hand or near completion is required, and teaching experience is highly desirable.

Please send application materials including a letter of application, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, and a writing sample through Interfolio by Committee: http://apply.interfolio.com/25370  by October 15, 2014.

Bard College is an equal opportunity employer and we welcome applications from those who contribute to our diversity.

Contact:
Bard College

PO BOX 5000

Annandale-on-Hudson,NY

12504-5000

Website: http://religion.bard.edu/
Primary Category: Religious Studies and Theology
Secondary Categories: Area Studies
Posting Date: 07/25/2014
Closing Date 10/30/2014